• Top infectious disease stories: FDA grants dengue vaccine priority review, gut decontamination does not reduce bloodstream infections

    5 monthes ago - By Healio

    The most-read story in infectious disease this week was the FDA granting priority review to a controversial dengue vaccine. The second most-read article was a trial that found that selective oral or digestive tract decontamination is not associated with reductions in ICU-acquired bloodstream infections.
    Other popular stories included a large syphilis outbreak in Alaska, a study that argued that compensation policy changes are needed to attract more medical students and residents to the field of infectious diseases and data that suggested that injectable antiretroviral therapy regimen is
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